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The Cooper Institute is committed to diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, providing equal employment including internship and post-doctoral opportunities to all those qualified, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, or sexual orientation. We adhere to the EEO/AA policies set forth by federal and state governments.

What to Expect

Our employees are rewarded through an attractive and rich benefits package which includes an associate membership at our world-renowned Cooper Fitness Center. The Cooper Institute offers professional growth opportunities, a technologically advanced work environment, and continuing educational opportunities.

We offer a competitive benefits package that employees can count on:

  • Associate membership at our world-renowned Cooper Fitness Center
  • Comprehensive medical and dental coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts for health and dependent care expenses
  • 401(k) plans with company match and immediate vesting
  • Education expense reimbursement plans
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Volunteer time off

Open Positions

Check out our current openings! If you see a role that aligns with your skills and experience, we would love for you to apply.


The Cooper Institute (CI) is seeking a quantitative researcher at the level equivalent to an Assistant/Associate Professor with a strong (or promising) publication record with a thematic focus on the effects of lifestyle behaviors on health and longevity. An interest in healthy aging research using large established population-based datasets is an advantage. CI’s current research interests focus on physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness, and other lifestyle behaviors as they relate to morbidity and mortality.

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Data Research Analyst

Provides statistical analysis to address the needs of the organization including data management, reporting, and preparation of scientific manuscripts. Additionally, provides professional database support to one or more research studies, to include data collection, assistance in establishment of data collection instruments and protocol development.

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